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  • I was oppressed with perplexity and doubt.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The thudding sound of a machine below grew louder and more oppressive.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The place, by the by, was very stuffy and oppressive, and the faint halitus of freshly shed blood was in the air.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • There was a sense of oppression in my head, and I noticed that I was breathing very fast.  (not reviewed by editor)

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